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Gov't Regains Full Ownership of Uganda Airlines 1 6

Opposition MPs Winfred Kiiza and Joy Atim Ongom, in their minority report appealed to parliament not to approve the supplementary budget until government explains the ownership of Uganda Airlines.
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Bahati Denies Benefitting from South Sudan Compensation 1 3

The State Minister for Finance in charge of Planning, David Bahati has denied owning a company that benefited from compensation over loss of business in South Sudan.
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Ronald Ssebulime Was Innocently Murdered-Police Uganda Police Force 1 1

On Wednesday, Fred Enanga, the Police spokesperson apologized and withdrew the police’s earlier statement which indicated that Ssebulime was shot dead for allegedly planning to assassinate Nantaba.
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Lawyers Drag AG to Court for Delayed Implementation of Electoral Reforms amama mbabazi 1

Justices of the Supreme Court Justices led by the Chief Justice Bart Katureebe made orders on electoral reforms to be implemented. The court set a two-year time frame in which the Attorney General was to report to the court the measures taken to implement the orders.
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28 Students Injured in Kisoro Accident 1

The accident occurred on Wednesday at around midday at Nyakabingo along Murora-Kisoro town road when a FUSO Tipper registration number UAQ 034L failed to negotiate a corner and overturned.
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MPs Task Gov't to Explain Ssebulime’s Shooting ministry of ict 2 1

Alum Santa, the Oyam Woman MP says the manner in which the shooting of Ssebulime is being explained is inconsistent. She wants the government to issue a statement explaining what exactly led to Ssebulime’s death.
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Rwandan National Collapses and Dies at Kyanika Border 1

At the time of her death, she was reportedly running away from Rwandan security personnel, who wanted to stop her from crossing to Uganda.
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Six Killed in Kaberamaido Accident

The accident occurred on Wednesday afternoon near Abalang trading centre when two vehicles registration number UAS 580B Toyota Hiace and UAY 760G Noah collided.
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Minister Bahati Grilled Over Uganda-South Sudan Traders Compensation 4 1

A Select Committee of Parliament has today quizzed the State Minister for Planning, David Bahati over the selective implementation of a parliamentary resolution regarding payment of Ugandan Companies which supplied goods to South Sudan.
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Mixed Reactions AS MOH Disburses Ugx 15M To Nakaseke For CCHF Fight Ministry of Health 4

Disan Lwanga the District Councillor for Kiwoko town council says that he money sent to do sensitization is so little to reach to the people and wonders whether there will be any impact.
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Gender Ministry Clears 31 Children’s Homes Dwelling Places 3 1

The ministry closed up to 150 homes in a four-month exercise that began in September 2018. The exercise was as a result of a Cabinet decision that called for the closure of all illegal homes on grounds that some of them were used to traffic children out of the country.
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Police on The Spot for Escorting Uninspected Cattle 1 3 Top story

James Kabwiga, one of the herdsmen in Koza village in Kyebisagazi parish, says some cows are sneaked into Uganda from Tanzania through the porous borders especially at night before they are loaded on trucks without being inspected.
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Hearing of Application to Block MP Munyagwa's Trial Flops 2 1

The State Prosecutor Marion Aciro told court presided by the Chief Magistrate Pamela Lamunu that the prosecutor Alice Komuhangi who is familiar with the case is reportedly in South Africa on official duties.
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Mocking Sculpture of Long-Horned Ankole Bull Demolished 2

Authorities in Mbarara municipality have today embarked on a move to dismantle a new design at the main roundabout in Mbarara municipality known as “Aha mahembe Gente” .
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Kirumira Murder Suspects Committed to High Court for Trail abubaker kalungi 1 Top story

The former Buyende District Commander was gunned down on September 8th, 2018 together with his female friend, Resty Nalinya by gunmen riding on motorcycles.
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US-Based University Hailed for Changing Face of HIV in Uganda Makerere University 6 2

The US-based institution first came into Uganda in 1988, after a Presidential invitation to Nobel Laureate Dr Frederick C. Robbins, to assist the country to deal with the HIV/AIDS epidemic. From the beginning, the Collaboration focused on building capacity and providing training through research on HIV/AIDS and TB.
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Government to Profile Schools GPS Locations 1 6

The exercise will result in a comprehensive list of schools and educational institutions and their locations, stored on a central customized Global Positioning System- GPS software. Speaking during the exercise launch in Masaka district on Tuesday, Ssekalegga explained that assembled teams of field staffs; comprising of UBOS enumerators, who be guided by parish chiefs and Town agents, to physical locations of the schools where they will capture the required data using GPS devises.
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Lamwo Police Investigates Death of Construction Worker 1

The deceased was identified as Ivan Ahimbisibwe, 24. Ahimbisibwe was part of the workers constructing UNHCR offices in Palabek Kal Sub County, Lamwo district.
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Parliament Asked to Toughen on Accounting Officers 6

The Assistant Auditor General Keto Nyapendi Kayemba has called on members of parliament who sit on mainly accountability, budget and finance committees to be tougher on accounting officers on public funds.
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Mak Arena Abandoned After Netball Championship UPDF 3 1 Top story

Dr. Muhammad Kiggundu Musoke, the Manager Communications and Public Relations Makerere University, couldn’t specify when the construction works will be completed.
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